ABB to build first 'digital substations' in Italy

Tuesday 4 December 2018 | 15:21 CET | News
Industrial automation specialist ABB has announced the commission of two digital substations in southern Italy as part of a project to integrate and transmit electricity generated by local wind farms to homes and businesses in the region. The substations, the first of their kind in Italy, will be located in Tolve and Vaglio in Basilicata and will include ABB Ability-branded automation and control systems, intelligent protection equipment, transformers with sensors, digitally enabled switchgear and advanced communication systems.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Internet
Companies: ABB
Countries: Italy
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


ABB adds Dassault Systemes to partner network driving industrial business transformation

Published 01 Mar 2019 09:56 CET | World
Industrial automation specialist ABB announced a global partnership with Dassault Systemes that will focus on the integration of ...

KPN tests 5G applications at Shell refinery in Rotterdam port

Published 06 Nov 2018 10:44 CET | Netherlands
KPN has conducted a 5G pilot in the port of Rotterdam with partners Shell, Huawei, ExRobotics, Accenture and ABB, looking at how ...

NITI Aayog, ABB to power robotics, AI-based manufacturing in India

Published 24 May 2018 11:21 CET | India
The National Institution for Transforming India (NITI Aayog), the think tank of the Indian government, and ABB India have signed ...

Bosch, RTI, Huawei, Dell EMC confirmed as new IIC leadership

Published 13 Mar 2018 17:53 CET | World
The Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) announced that representatives of Bosch, Real-Time Innovations (RTI), Huawei and Dell ...

ABB and HPE join forces in industrial automation

Published 29 Dec 2017 12:16 CET | World
ABB and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) said they have agreed t combine the 'ABB Ability' digital operations technologies (OT) ...

Telia says Boliden 5G connected mining project moves to next stage

Published 10 Nov 2017 13:21 CET | Sweden
Telia Sweden said that it is continuing with the Pilot for Industrial Mobile Communication in Mining (PIMM) alongside Atlas ...

Predictive analysis, new business models propel IoT forward

Published 29 Sep 2017 14:09 CET | World
The number of IoT deployments in all sectors continues to grow, from agriculture to industrial to consumer. Mobile operators have ...

Calendar   /   Industry Events

30 Nov Zoom Video Communications Q3 2020
30 Nov NexTV Series MENA
01 Dec Hewlett Packard Enterprise fiscal Q4
01 Dec 5G Italy
01 Dec NGON & DCI World
02 Dec FTTH Conference
02 Dec Microsoft AGM
02 Dec Telia EGM
03 Dec Marvell Technology fiscal Q3
03 Dec GCX fiscal Q2
03 Dec Liberty Latin America AGM
06 Dec Gitex Technology Week
07 Dec SIPNOC 2020
07 Dec ECOC Exhibition
::: More Calendar Items